6 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

6 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finnish Archipelago vacation planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly
1
Pori
— 1 night
Drive
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Kotka
— 1 night
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Philadelphia International Airport

S M T W T F S
18
19
20
21
22
23
24

1
night
Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko). Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, then don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Pori trip planner.

Philadelphia, USA to Pori is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Philadelphia in August: high temperatures in Pori hover around 67°F and lows are around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 21:

2
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, explore the galleries of Turku Castle, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally gain insight at Turku Cathedral. On your second day here, browse the collection at Turku City Library, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, and finally trek along Bike Rental - by Carfield.

Plan my trip to Turku with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in August, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 21 — 23:

1
night
Kotka

Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 24th (Sat), stroll around Riverside Park and then admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kotka trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kotka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Kotka are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. On the 24th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 24: